One of the first African-American women composers to achieve national recognition. Sonata in E Minor won First Prize in the 1932 Rodman Wanamaker music contest, the same year Price's Symphony in E Minor won overall honors. -the publisher
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In this delightful full-color songbook, Prokofieff's classic musical tale is retold in verse with easy, yet faithful arrangements of the main musical themes - each of which represents a character in the story. The verse makes it ideal either for reading aloud, or as a performance source: beginners will be able to play some of the music, and intermediate pianists will be able to play it all with relative ease. Includes nine easy piano pieces, and illustrations by Peter Bailey.
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Contents: Folk Dance; Scene: The Street Awakens; Minuet: Arrival of the Guests; Juliet as a Young Girl; Masquers; Montagues and Capulets; Friar Laurence; Mercutio; Dance of the Girls with Lilies; Romeo and Juliet Before Parting.
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Sergei Prokofiev's nine piano sonatas span the years 1907 to 1953. This collection, edited by Thomas Schumacher, addresses the first four of these masterworks: Op. 1 (in F minor), Op. 14 (in D minor), Op. 28 (in A minor), and Op. 29 (in C minor). In prefatory matter, Schumacher discusses Prokofiev's compositional style and the form of each sonata, in addition to analyzing the various themes and compositional nuances of each work. Helpful fingering and pedaling suggestions are also offered in this...
19 late intermediate to advanced selections, including: 6 songs, op 38, no 3 (Daisies) (revised version) Etudes-tableaux, op 33, no 8 Etudes-tableaux, op 39 Fragments Lilacs, op 21, no 5 (revised version) Moments musicaux, op 16 Morceaux de rantasie, op 3 Morceaux de salon, op 10 Ten preludes, op 23 Thirteen preludes, op 32 Also included are 2 transcriptions of works by other composers: Bizet: Minuet Rimsky-Korsakorr: The flight or the bumble-bee
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Between 1914 and 1917, Sergei Rachmaninoff published two volumes of tudes-Tableaux - a term coined by the composer with which he succeeded in expressing the blend of technical studies with programmatic character pieces. As with the concert etudes of Chopin or Liszt, they represent a technical and interpretational touchstone for every pianist. -the publisher
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